High school sports roundup for Monday, April 8

Huntley sophomore Briana Bower tossed her second perfect game of the season Monday in a six-inning, 10-0 Fox Valley Conference win over Dundee-Crown in Huntley.

Bower struck out 12 to earn her seventh victory this season. She also hit a home run.

Sofia Tenuta led the Red Raiders (10-3, 1-0 FVC) offensively, going 3 for 4 with a home run, a double and two RBIs. Victoria Schulte went 3 for 3 with an RBI and two stolen bases, Reese Hunkins had two hits and two RBIs, and Kendra Mitchell had two hits and an RBI.

Dundee-Crown fell to 2-5 overall and 0-1 in the FVC.

Woodstock North 2, Johnsburg 1: At Woodstock, North pitcher Ellie Thurow struck out 19 in a KRC win for the Thunder (2-3-1, 1-0). Thurow allowed five hits and no walks. 

Johnsburg’s Kate Linkletter hit a solo home run to score the only run for the Skyhawks (1-6, 0-2). 

North’s Piper Benedict went 2 for 3 with two doubles and two runs. Chloe Vermett hit a double and drove in a run. 

Crystal Lake South 15, Prairie Ridge 2 (5 inn.): At Crystal Lake, the Gators exploded for 13 runs in the second inning to cruise to an FVC win.

Emily Sulikowski connected on a solo homer and drove in two runs, Brooke Kuffel doubled and had three RBIs, Baylee Kassel was 3 for 4 with two RBIs and three runs scored, and Maddie Bush and Alyssa Niketopoulos (double) each had two RBIs.

Christina Toniolo pitched three innings for South (10-0, 1-0) and allowed two runs (none earned) on two hits. Niketopoulos allowed one hit in two scoreless innings.

Victoria Fisher had two hits for Prairie Ridge (0-4, 0-1), and Madi O'Brien had an RBI.

Crystal Lake Central 17, Jacobs 9: At Algonquin, the Tigers recorded 24 hits as a team in an FVC win. Baylee Snell went 4 for 5 with a home run and seven RBIs. 

Jess Cruz went 5 for 6 with two doubles. Ellie Berg was 2 for 4 with two walks, a home run and four runs scored for Central (5-0, 1-0). 

The Golden Eagles (3-3, 1-0) hit three home runs. Erica Anderson, Sarah Lynch and Emily Pena each hit home runs. Jenn Entz went 3 for 4 with a run. 

Grant 12, Richmond-Burton 12 (9 inn.): At Richmond, in nonconference action, R-B and Grant ended in a tie because of darkness. R-B scored twice in the sixth to tie the score at 11. Trailing by one run in the eighth, R-B’s Jesse Klicker hit a solo home run to tie the score once more. 

Peyton Bannon and Carys De Lucia also hit home runs for R-B (4-0-1). Bannon hit two doubles and went 4 for 5 with three RBIs. Klicker pitched the final 5 2/3 innings, allowing six runs, five earned. 

Woodstock 15, Round Lake 0 (5 inn.): At Round Lake, Michelle Hanson, Kaley Beckman and Megan Nixon hit home runs in a nonconference win. Nixon drove in three runs and scored twice. Kylie Ryan went 3 for 3 with two RBIs. 

Ryan also earned the win for the Blue Streaks (3-1), pitching two scoreless innings. 


Huntley 4, Cary-Grove 0: At Huntley, Red Raiders pitcher Hunter Rumachik pitched 6 2/3 scoreless innings, striking out six Trojans while allowing six hits and two walks in an FVC win. 

Zach Model went 2 for 3 and drove in two runs for Huntley (9-3, 4-1). 

Dymitri Kanellakis was 2 for 4 with a double for C-G (7-3, 1-1). LJ Waco went 2 for 2 with a walk. 

Hampshire 12, Crystal Lake South 5: At Hampshire, the Whip-Purs’ Andrew Krajecki and Thomas Ugalde each hit home runs in a win over South in FVC play. Ugalde went 2 for 3 with four RBIs. Gavin Kriegel was 3 for 3 with two RBIs. 

Nicholas Sladek earned the win for Hampshire (6-4, 1-3), allowing four earned runs in 4 1/3 innings. 

Kyle Hetherington drove in two runs for South (6-3, 2-3).

Prairie Ridge 10, Dundee-Crown 0 (5 inn.): At Crystal Lake, Prairie Ridge’s Dominic Listi and Alex Powers each hit home runs in an FVC win. Listi was 2 for 2 with three RBIs and two runs. 

Michael Patterson pitched a five-inning complete game shutout for the Wolves (10-3, 4-1), allowing one hit and striking out five. 

For D-C (2-8, 0-4), Evan Echlin had the Chargers’ only hit. 

Harvard 6, Richmond-Burton 5: At Harvard, Dylan Perkins went 2 for 2 with a walk and an RBI for Harvard in a KRC victory. Chase Bishke and Andrew Cooke each hit doubles. Cooke drove in one run and scored a run. 

Nolan Frenk pitched 3 2/3 scoreless innings in relief for Harvard (2-2, 2-2), allowing two hits.

For R-B (3-8, 2-2), Dalton Wood went 2 for 3 with two RBIs. Cody Lillge went 2 for 4. 

Woodstock North 15, Marengo 9: At Woodstock, the Thunder scored nine runs in the bottom of the sixth to come from behind and beat Marengo in KRC play.

Felipe De Avila and Dustin Herrmann each went 3 for 5 with a double and three RBIs for North (4-5, 3-1). Brayden Klesch pitched the final three innings, allowing two earned runs and striking out four. 

For Marengo (3-7, 1-3), Derek Peters went 2 for 3 with two walks, three RBIs and three runs scored. 

Johnsburg 10, Grayslake North 9: At Johnsburg, Joey Hagen hit a walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh to give the Skyhawks (3-4) a nonconference win. 

Zach Toussaint hit a double and drove in three runs. Toussaint earned the win after 2 2/3 scoreless innings in relief. Matt Harris hit a double and had two RBIs. 

Burlington Central 7, Woodstock 2: At Burlington, the Blue Streaks’ Evan Geske was 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs in a KRC loss. Evan Bridges pitched all six innings for Woodstock (2-4, 0-1), allowing seven runs, four earned. Bridges struck out three. 


Hampshire 5, Woodstock 2: At Woodstock, Hampshire won three doubles matches and two singles matches in a nonconference win. Hampshire’s Ethan Hammond and Kane Prowicz won at No. 2 and No. 3 singles, respectively. 

Blake Snider and John McCann defeated Woodstock’s Jordan Aparri and Ian Dawdy, 6-2, 6-4, in the No. 1 doubles match. Hampshire’s Daniel Hawkey and Josh Milan won at No. 2 doubles. Max Jaquint and Juan Luna won at No. 4 doubles. 

Woodstock’s Riley Ellegood defeated Hampshire’s Branden Si, 6-3, 6-1, in the No. 1 singles bracket. David Lopez and Jack Cunningham won for the Blue Streaks at No. 3 doubles. 

Crystal Lake South 6, Wauconda 1: At Crystal Lake, Jackson Schuetzle, Ethen Schock and Adam Russell won singles matches for South (8-1) in a nonconference dual. 

Alex Freeman and Dan Minogue won at No. 1 doubles, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, against Wauconda’s Memphis Gallego and Alan Tondryk. South’s Will Howard and Ethan Wilkening won at No. 2 doubles, and Sam Palmer and Carson O’Connor won at No. 3 doubles. 


Woodstock North 3, Marengo 0: At Woodstock, Mariana Vergara, Shea Jones and Katelynn Ward each scored a goal for North in a KRC victory. North (4-3-1) scored all three goals in the second half. Hannah Fink had one save in a shutout. 

Marissa Knobloch made nine saves for Marengo (2-4-2).


Gurnee Warren 20, McHenry 10: At Gurnee, the Warriors lost in nonconference action. 


Richmond-Burton triangular: Finn Schirmer won four events, and Aaron Shepard won two as Marengo won the three-team Kishwaukee River Conference meet with 84 points. R-B had 64 and Johnsburg had 35.

Schirmer won the 110-meter high and 300 intermediate hurdles and also won the 100 and 200 meters. Shepard won the long and high jumps.

Marengo also got firsts from Brock Bertrant (shot put) and Zach Secor (1,600).

R-B got wins from Kyle Curran (discus), Josh Leslie (triple jump), Thomas Koschak (3,200) and Nick Legnaioli (400).

Johnsburg got wins from Brady Conway (pole vault) and Andrew Arden (800).


Richmond-Burton triangular: Freshman Lillian Alberts won the 100 and 200 meters to help host R-B to first in the three-team KRC meet with 60 points. Johnsburg had 54 points, Marengo had 47.

Sierra Satkiewicz also had two wins, taking the high jump and 400 for R-B.

Johnsburg got firsts from Gracie Berthoud (100 high and 300 low hurdles) and Morgan Klos (800, 1,600).

Marengo got wins from Bailey Bertrand (shot put, discus) and Parker Jordan (long and triple jumps).

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